Knowledge

Interested in Government Service or Prosecution?

By | 2018-03-16T10:05:51+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Events, Knowledge|

Join Jim Moss and other Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys from the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office on Wed., March 21 at 12:00 pm in Room 205. They will describe the various units and work of the Office and share information about the hiring processes and the various different ways to get experience at the office. We look [...]

Are you interested in Air Force JAG?

By | 2018-02-20T09:17:53+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge|

The April Direct Appointment Board for the United States Air Force JAG Corps is now open!  This is the last board of the Fiscal Year so if you are interested in applying to the AF JAG Corps, this is the time.  The application is due online by 10 March 2018.  All applicants must have an [...]

Reminder: NSMBA Professional Development Workshop

By | 2018-01-22T11:57:23+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

The Norman S. Minor Bar Association is hosting a Social Media Branding Workshop on February 28, 2018. As part of the workshop, you will learn about successful social media branding in your professional career. Bring your laptop or tablet and receive a LinkedIn audit to ensure you're putting your best professional image forward. Attendees will [...]

Upper Level Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-26T13:14:54+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events, Interviewing, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Are you ready to become the type of professional that employers are seeking? Events and workshops at the College of Law will help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary & employment data. - Build your PROFESSIONALISM. Learn about personal branding, leadership, professional communication and the [...]

First Year Students: Spring Semester Career Planning

By | 2018-01-25T10:55:37+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Events, Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

You are responsible for your professional identity and growth. Spring semester of your first-year is the time to continue working on your critically important professional skills. Take advantage of events and workshops at the College of Law that help you to: - Increase your KNOWLEDGE. Know the legal market, hiring trends, practice areas and salary [...]

NSMBA Social Media Branding Workshop

By | 2018-01-22T11:56:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Knowledge, Professionalism|

The Norman S. Minor Bar Association is hosting a Social Media Branding Workshop on February 28, 2018. As part of the workshop, you will learn about successful social media branding in your professional career. Bring your laptop or tablet and receive a LinkedIn audit to ensure you're putting your best professional image forward. Attendees will [...]

What do Consumer Protection Attorneys Do?

By | 2018-01-17T14:01:57+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Knowledge|

The ABA Section of Antitrust Law Consumer Protection Committee is hosting two teleconferences on careers in consumer protection and privacy law for law students and young lawyers on February 1 and February 8, 2018 at 3 pm ET.  All law students are welcome and encouraged to join the conference. The following panelists will share their [...]

Article: Your 2018 Career Goal Guide

By | 2018-01-22T12:57:53+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Knowledge|

Did you make New Years' Resolutions this year? What about goals around your career planning? This article from Julie Q. Brush, aka The Lawyer Whisperer, offers career goals for 2018 focused on the self. It's a read that's well worth your time. How can we think of career goals this year using a different perspective [...]

Federal Work Study Opportunities

By | 2018-01-16T09:54:26+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge|

You may have seen a few new job postings recently that request applications from students eligible for Federal Work Study (FWS). This post provides some more information about FWS and instructions for participating in the program. Federal Work Study (FWS) is a federal financial aid program designed to help students meet educational expenses. The award [...]

New Resource: Combatting Human Trafficking Career Guide

By | 2018-01-10T15:44:28+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Knowledge|

The Office of Career Planning is pleased to share with you this new resource, Combatting Human Trafficking. Published by the Office of Public Interest Advising at Harvard Law School, this Career Guide provides a detailed overview of the social, political and legal aspects of human trafficking and provides ideas and options for careers both domestically [...]